Sentence Examples

  • She stared at her feet, gnawing on her lower lip.
  • A rat, he declared, was gnawing at the pit of his stomach.
  • One thought had been gnawing at her consciousness since the first time she suspected him of being involved in drugs.
  • RODENTIA, or Glires, an order of placental mammals characterized by the peculiar form and structure of their front or incisor teeth, which are reduced to a single functional chisellike pair in each jaw, specially adapted for gnawing, and growing throughout the entire life of their owners.
  • It is also fond of gnawing the bark of young trees, and thus often does great damage to plantations.

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